Lynyrd Skynyrd

Roy Moore vs. Doug Jones? In Alabama, a Certain Football Game Comes First

AUBURN, Ala. — Years before she was an award-winning journalist covering race and the South, Diane McWhorter was a student at Wellesley College, outside Boston. On Saturday afternoons in the fall, whenever she had the chance, she would watch nationally televised Alabama football games with friends. …

Sports

Heavy On The Humour: Mac Demarco, Live in London

Whilst his crowds are happy to watch in bewilderment —and more often than not, youthful awe—the 27-year-old jokester and his wavy cohort are known to …

Music (UK)

Billy Sheehan: “Having whizzy chops turns people off - it’s musicians playing for musicians”

<b>The mighty Billy Sheehan returns with a new Mr Big album. Mike Brooks asks the big questions...</b><p>If you keep up with Billy Sheehan on social media, …

Guitar

Spun Out: 5 Essential Cuts Selected by Local DJ Roddimus

<b>RODDIMUS (aka JESSE FARMER; Sweatbox)</b><p><b>Current top 5 tracks:</b><p><b>Skee Mask, "Routine" (Ilian Tape)</b><p><b>Ray Kajiok, "The Ratchet (The Persuader Remix)"</b> …

Seattle

Remember When Montgomery Gentry Played With Lynyrd Skynyrd?

Montgomery Gentry didn't just list Lynyrd Skynyrd as an influence, they actually got to play a whole set with them — and they captured it for …

Guitar

Blake Shelton Opens up About Losing His Older Brother at 14: "We Still Miss You!"

Losing a family member is never easy, and on Monday, Nov. 13, Blake Shelton shared his heartbreaking story of losing his older brother, Richie, who …

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How can the free world tolerate the shame of being led by a country which allows Roy Moore a platform?

To anyone searching for signs that the era of American dominance is nearing its end, the advice is this: look south.<p>Way down in Alabama, where (as …

Roy Moore

Taking The Great California Coastal Road Trip Adventure

<i>Los Angeles To Carmel & Monterey The Driving Destination For The Travel Blogger</i>Sailboats sit anchored in scenic Monterey Bay, CA. Photo: PubClub.com</i> …

Road Trips

Up Where They Belong? How Rockers Went Adult Contemporary

The phrase “Adult Contemporary” might as well be an epithet to rock fans. It’s a genre that’s wielded as a weapon by listeners against artists who’ve …

Classic Rock

What’s that one record that will (probably) always be out of reach?

I’ve been wanting “Endangered Species” by Lynyrd Skynyrd for a number of years now. Some solid song selections from the catalogue done all acoustic. …

15 Rock Songs Perfect for Election Day

It's Election Day and we're celebrating with 15 Election Day themed songs that will really have you rocking the vote.<p>1. <b>Alice Cooper</b> - "Elected":<p>2. <b>The</b> …

Music

Book Notes - Becky Mandelbaum "Bad Kansas"

November 6, 2017<p><i>In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published …

Emotions

Lynyrd Skynyrd Cancel Concert Because of 'Medical Emergency'

Lynyrd Skynyrd have canceled their concert scheduled for tonight because of a "medical emergency" involving Gary Rossington. The 65-year-old …

Classic Rock

The Best Things to Do in Miami This Weekend

You probably went hard over Halloween weekend — maybe too hard. But that's OK, because in uncharacteristic form, Miami has decided to take a breather …

Miami

Watch Stevie Ray Vaughan, Lynyrd Skynyrd and Charlie Daniels Play "Call Me the Breeze"

Country music legend Charlie Daniels has been hosting his (sort-of annual) Volunteer Jam concerts in Tennessee since 1974. As you can probably …

Guitar

Watch Stevie Ray Vaughan, Gary Rossington and Charlie Daniels Play "Call Me the Breeze"

Country music legend Charlie Daniels has been hosting his (sort-of annual) Volunteer Jam concerts in Tennessee since 1974. As you can probably …

Guitar

Doc: Eliminate catcher visits to the mound

What the World Series taught us. Bengals can win, but. . .play Free Bird!

Baseball

10 Best Live Performance Hit Songs of All Time

01<p>of 10<p>10. Jackson Browne - "The Load-Out / Stay" (1978)<p>Music recorded live in concert has been a significant part of pop music for over 40 years. …

Stevie Wonder

10 reasons to visit Jacksonville

Tucked away in the northeastern corner of one the USA’s most visited states, Jacksonville, Florida’s most populous city, offers all the benefits of a beach town combined with city life and Southern charm. With warm temperatures year round – January’s highs average in the 60s – it’s always a …

Florida

25 Rock Themed Pumpkins for National Pumpkin Day

Each fall we celebrate the pumpkin by making everything pumpkin spice flavored, but it’s only today when the country truly hails the orange gourd …

Music

Inside this South African Smelter, Software is Going Platinum

Lonmin platinum-mining company in South Africa has been using GE software for a decade to boost its efficiency. Now, it’s adding a new app, called …

South Africa

Rob Zombie Might Make A Third Film About The Firefly Clan

Let's welcome Captain Spaulding back to the stage.Read more...

Roman Polanski

Lynyrd Skynyrd survivors, rescuers return to crash site 40 years later

JACKSON, Miss. — Forty years ago, a plane attempting to make an emergency landing ran out of fuel and crashed into a wooded stretch of countryside …

Aviation

‘Gold Rush’ Being Sued For ‘Mining For Ratings’ At Todd Hoffman’s Fairplay Claim In Colorado

Mining may have halted for the season at the Hoffman claim in Fairplay, Colorado, but the <i>Gold Rush</i> stars are still on the mind of the local …

Entertainment

Lynyrd Skynyrd 40 years later: Survivors, rescuers return to crash site in Mississippi

JACKSON, Miss. — Forty years ago, a plane attempting to make an emergency landing ran out of fuel and crashed into a wooded stretch of countryside just outside the small town of Gillsburg, Miss.<p>Surrounding Amite County residents acted quickly, hopping into their vehicles and racing to where they …

News (U.S.)

Lynyrd Skynyrd: Gary Rossington On The 40th Anniversary Of The Plane Crash That Changed The Band Forever

It has been 40 years since one of the biggest tragedies in rock music history took place. On October 20, 1977, three members of the Southern rock …

Entertainment

The night Lynyrd Skynyrd fell from the sky

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>Download The Clarion-Ledger app for free on the Apple app store or Google Play.<p>Forty years ago, a plane attempting to make an …

Mississippi

Football. #TGW: Parks and Wreck-reation

Cody Hutchings has seen a lot of great things go down at Bobby Dodd Stadium.

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

Remembering Lynyrd Skynyrd's Deadly 1977 Plane Crash

Inside the tragedy that claimed six lives – including that of frontman Ronnie Van Zant – and cut short the career of the Southern rock legends<p>Ronnie …

Music

Lynyrd Skynyrd plane crash recalled 40 years later

Friday marks the 40th anniversary of one of classic rock music’s greatest tragedies — the crash of the plane carrying the Southern band Lynyrd Skynyrd.<p>Killed in the Oct. 20, 1977 crash were founder and lead singer Ronnie Van Zant, guitarist Steve Gaines and his sister, singer Cassie Gaines and …

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